The SAGE Guide to Writing in Criminal Justice equips you with transferable writing skills that can be applied across the field of criminal justice—both academically and professionally. Authors Steven Hougland and Jennifer M. Allen interweave professional and applied writing, academic writing, and information literacy, with the result being a stronger, more confident report writer and student in criminal justice. You are also exposed to a number of best practices for academic and professional writing, such as research papers, resumes and cover letters, and report writing. The perfect companion for any introductory criminal justice course, this brief text focuses on key topics that will benefit you in your classes and in the field.
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“This brief writing guide provides criminal justice students straightforward descriptions of basic report writing as well as college paper writing. The text provides helpful examples and puts into context the importance of writing well.”